Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 25 32
Rank change year-on-year -34 +7 +5
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 19 64 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 2.20% 7.28% 4.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.57% 8.39% 5.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 43 30
Nottingham median daily rate £390 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% -8.57% +21.95%
10th Percentile £313 £320 £259
90th Percentile £410 £488 £543
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £395 £400 £438
% change year-on-year -1.25% -8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Nottingham median hourly rate - - £13.50
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - £13.50

User Acceptance Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Nottingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 740 763 677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 85.55% 86.80% 82.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 501 402 450
Nottingham median daily rate £400 £403 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.68% +7.40% +1.35%
10th Percentile £281 £288 £231
90th Percentile £563 £563 £500
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 14
Nottingham median hourly rate £13.23 £12.75 £13.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.73% -8.60% -20.29%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.34 £11.00
90th Percentile £28.50 £22.55 £37.60
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £13.23 £12.75 £14.40
% change year-on-year +3.73% -11.46% -17.71%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

Job postings citing User Acceptance Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Nottingham.

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Nottingham

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Nottingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Nottingham region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (57.89%) Scrum
3 9 (47.37%) Business Analysis
4 7 (36.84%) Finance
4 7 (36.84%) Change Management
5 6 (31.58%) Data Modelling
5 6 (31.58%) Extreme Programming
5 6 (31.58%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (31.58%) Logical Data Model
5 6 (31.58%) Strategic Thinking
6 5 (26.32%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (26.32%) Retail
6 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
6 5 (26.32%) ERP
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (21.05%) SDLC
8 3 (15.79%) Acceptance Criteria
8 3 (15.79%) Use Case
8 3 (15.79%) Kanban
8 3 (15.79%) User Stories
8 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (10.53%) UML
9 2 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (10.53%) Migration
10 1 (5.26%) Automotive
10 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
10 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
10 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Dynamics AX
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Automotive
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Analyst
1 12 (63.16%) Business Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Business Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Project Manager
4 4 (21.05%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Digital Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Digital Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Business Development Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Compliance Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Compliance Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Development Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Genesys Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Migration Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Payments Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Development Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Software Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Software Development Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Software Development Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) Scrum
2 11 (57.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (47.37%) Business Analysis
4 7 (36.84%) Change Management
5 6 (31.58%) Data Modelling
5 6 (31.58%) Extreme Programming
5 6 (31.58%) Logical Data Model
5 6 (31.58%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (31.58%) Strategic Thinking
6 5 (26.32%) ERP
6 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
7 4 (21.05%) SDLC
8 3 (15.79%) Acceptance Criteria
8 3 (15.79%) Kanban
8 3 (15.79%) Use Case
8 3 (15.79%) User Stories
9 2 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (10.53%) Migration
9 2 (10.53%) UML
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Genesys